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roadie

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noun road·ie \ˈrō-dē\

Simple Definition of roadie

  • : a person whose job is to help move and set up the equipment of traveling musicians

Full Definition of roadie

  1. :  a person who works (as by moving heavy equipment) for traveling entertainers

Origin of roadie

road + -ie


First Known Use: 1969

Rhymes with roadie


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